Professionalism in precision sheet metal manufacturing (1.WIP is the…
Professionalism in precision sheet metal manufacturing
1.WIP is the abbreviation of what type of shop process
2.What was the big change made by DeWys?
Inventory Management System
3.What’s the appearance of the inventory management system?
twenty high-density, each with five shelves which contain cassettes that are about five feet wide and ten feet deep, that hold raw material and are designed to be fed directly into the machines.
4.Who designed the new inventory system?
an engineering Intern
5.How many racks where replaced by the system?
20 high-density racks
6.What impact did the rack system make on DeWys their precision sheet manufacturing capabilities?
Martin estimated that value added output per square foot has increased by 220 percent since the completed implementation of the inventory management system
7.DeWys replaced all its bending capacity with
Bystronic press brakes
8.DeWys Manufacturing has an enterprise resources planning system that is treated has
as a data warehouse, stripping the information they want and generating their own custom-made reports and screens.
9.What method does DeWys Manufacturing team use to foster customer relationship?
Regular or even daily meetings with the customers
10.What did DeWys setup to conduct Continuous Improvement Training?
DyWys University. Enrollees receive six weeks of instructional and hands on training in one of the five subjects- laser cutting, machining, powder coating, press brake operation, and welding followed by another six weeks of mentoring on the shop floor